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05DEC 2018

Outlook 2019: Global equities

We are seeking out companies investing for change in 2019, while increasingly wary of those that have borrowed excessively.

Economics

05DEC 2018

Economics

05DEC 2018

2018

NOVEMBER

19NOV 2018

Economics

How worried should we be about the slowdown in German manufacturing?

New emissions standards for cars have resulted in weaker production in an important part of the German economy.

12NOV 2018

Economics

Should other countries take a leaf out of Trump's economic playbook?

With growth outside the US faltering, we expect governments around the world to take a leaf out of Trump’s playbook and use tax and spending measures to support their economies.

09NOV 2018

Economics

World Cup spending spree temporarily boosts UK economy

Although third quarter GDP data was strong, the UK economy flat-lined in August and September. We expect a very weak end to 2018.

OCTOBER

24OCT 2018

Economics

Womenomics: Is Japan’s economy lacking women?

Japan’s impressive labour market data masks the low number of women employed or actively looking for work, known as the participation rate. We look at what might happen as this number rises.

10OCT 2018

Economics

UK suffers World Cup hangover

The economy stalled in August after a strong July.

05OCT 2018

Economics

Brexit: 23 answers to investors’ questions

There remains much uncertainty as negotiations between the UK and EU enter a crucial stage. Sue Noffke, UK equities fund manager, provides some clarity for investors.

04OCT 2018

Economics

Why Brazil’s election is so important

Brazil’s election looks set to be one of the closest in decades. We explain what is at stake and why Brazilian financial markets are so volatile.